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The Joe Louis Arena, as pictured on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017.

Farewell to Joe Louis Arena

The Lanthorn staff says goodbye to JLA, which the which the Detroit Red Wings played in since December of 1979. The Red Wings won their final game in JLA, a 4-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils Sunday, April 9. 

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Grand Valley State Univerity celebrates a goal during the game against the University of Michigan on Saturday Feb. 11, 2017.

D2 hockey closes out regular season with two wins

The Grand Valley State men’s club hockey team (Division II) can be proud to say they finished the regular season with a record of 22-4-3 after sweeping its final weekend series against Davenport. The Lakers won the first game in a back-and-forth 5-4 victory Friday, Feb. 17, while completing the sweep the next day with a 7-4 victory to close out the season.